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By The little brown girl!

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Want to exercise or play video games. Well how about both. You can exercise by playing some sort of video games like dancing video games and like the game that goes with the Wii system which is called Wii Fit! In this report you will learn what video games are, the history of video games and how video games work.  Put on your seat belt!  LetŐs Go!

What it is

This paragraph is about if video games are helpful.  According to Felicity Williams, Parents shouldn't freak out about video games because video games can be a teaching tool for kids! So the parents that are out there in the world, "STOP FREAKING OUT" okay..

This paragraph is about if video games are FUN. According to Frank J, Some videos games are FUN but they can also be frustrating because they are just to hard to beat so you just give up!

This paragraph is about if video games are too violent for us KIDS! According to Philip Elmer Dewitt, For me this paragraph is talking about how violent games cab be addicting and some video game characters are just to bad for us kids!

 

History

Who came up with the idea for video games?

This engineer wanted to build a television but he wanted to make the best one yet but he wanted to put some kind of game into it! Thank this guy or else every kid in the world would be bored to deathÉ

How it works

Do video games help your brain? Some video games do sharpen your mind because sometimes your brain needs some action in it and when your bored you want something excitement and you need something active to play so that's why they invented video games. When you play video games, It makes action go in your mind! Wow I have never realized this! GreatÉ

When was the first video game released? The first video games was released in 1977 and lasted till 1977. That is not that long agoÉ WOW!!

How many violent games are there? So I guess there are 102373 violent video games! Well I their isnŐt much to say about thisÉ

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Bibliography

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Bibliography

Source:

http://www.sptimes.com/2003/05/29/Worldandnation/What_s_this_Video_gam.shtml

Author:

St. Petersburg Times

Title:

What's This? Video games may be good for your brain?

Date of retrieval:

May 5, 2010

Brief Summary:

Video games might sharpen your mind!

 

 

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Bibliography

Source:

http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Who_invented_video_games

Author:

2010 Answers Corporation

Title:

Who invented video games?

Date of retrieval:

May 6, 2010

Brief Summary:

There is no single inventor who invented video games!

 

 

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Bibliography

Source:

http://www.imao.us/archives/008669.html

Author:

Frank J

Title:

Hard videos games

Date of retrieval:

May 11, 2010

Brief Summary:

Some video games are fun but there are some that are practicley impossible to beat so you get frustrated!

 

 

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Bibliography

Source:

http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/national/video-games-are-as-valuable-as-bedtime-stories/story-e6frea8c-1225853861072

Author:

Felicity Williams

Title:

Video games are as valuable as bedtime stories

Date of retrieval:

May 11, 2010

Brief Summary:

Some parents are worried because their children are playing video games and not doing something else but did you know video games can be a teaching tool for you brain?

 

 

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Bibliography

Source:

http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,979298,00.html

Author:

PHILIP ELMER-DEWITT.;JOHN F.

Title:

Too violent for kids?

Date of retrieval:

May 12, 2010

Brief Summary:

I think video games are too violent for kids and violent games can pretty addicting for young children!

 

 

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Bibliography

Source:

http://www.bnl.gov/bnlweb/history/higinbotham.asp

Author:

Brookhaven National Lab

Title:

Why did they invent video games

Date of retrieval:

May 12, 2010

Brief Summary:

Lot's of preople have been waiting in line a the skating place just to play video games so that is why they invented the video games so you won't have to go somewhere JUST to play video games!

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